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Xmas Time At The Phil!

Everyone in the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra knows the Christmas Season has begun when we arrive for work and there are two huge Xmas trees, one to stage right and the other to stage left, in Liverpool Philharmonic Hall. Our … Continue reading

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RLPO In Hanley…

It has been a while since I’ve posted anything about the orchestra on here, so here goes… The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra have a large body of work based at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall. Throughout the year, we promote a network … Continue reading

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TOSCA! Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra etc…

I sometimes think I’m the only classical trumpeter who has never ‘played’ Tosca. I have not had the pleasure of being involved in a complete performance of this ‘melodrama in three acts’. Well, that all ends tonight when the RLPO, … Continue reading

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Handel – The Messiah

The Festive Season, for the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, ended in some style yesterday. Our annual Messiah had been sold out for some time, as it always is, every year.To be fair, it is never the same two years running, … Continue reading

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The Friary – John Wilson Viennese programme rehearsal

In the recent past, it was decided to increase revenues for the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Society’s revenues by putting up Liverpool Philharmonic Hall for hire to ‘outside lets.’ This has proven to be a nice little earner for us and … Continue reading

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Wonderful Christmastime!

Indeed, these are bleak times for classical music and orchestras worldwide. The age of austerity has hit the arts in general very hard. There are horror stories of orchestras in the USA going on strike and going bankrupt; even Germany … Continue reading

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20\6\2010 Just you wait Mr. ‘iggins

“What was it that Eliza Doolittle could have done all night and still have begged for more?” Magnus Magnussen questioned a competitor on Mastermind

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